GGR201H5 • Introduction to Geomorphology

Description

This course provides an introduction to the principles and concepts of geomorphology, the study of the processes that shape the surface of the earth. The course adopts a process-oriented approach to the study of the variety of landforms found in the natural environment. Topics are mainly taken from a Canadian perspective and include energy flows through the land, weathering and erosion (fluvial, coastal, chemical, aeolian, and glacial), hillslope materials, drainage basin morphology, periglacial environments, and human modification of the landscape.

Prerequisites
Exclusions
Distribution Requirement
Science
Total Instructional Hours
24L/12P
Mode of Delivery
In Class
Program Area
Geography